Kim Seokjin - Updated May 2024

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Kim Seokjin

Kim Seokjin, better known by his stage name  ‘Jin’, is the vocalist and the oldest member of the popular boy band BTS. Kim Seokjin is a South Korean K-pop artist, singer, songwriter, and record producer. From award show stages such as Billboard to Grammy, stadium tours, and concerts, the young man is known to uplift the audience with his songs, voice, and looks.

Early life

Seokjin’s full name is Kim Seokjin. He is 29 years old. He celebrates his birthday on December 4 since he was born on the same day in the year 1992.

Jin was born and raised in Gacheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. He was raised along with his older brother by his mother and father.

Jin and his older brother

Caption: Jin and his older brother (Source: fan page)

Kim Seokjin – Award 

Jin has swept fans’ hearts with his charisma. Likewise, he has also swept award shows collecting and winning all the awards. In 2017, his first-ever Ost got the nomination for Best Ost Award at the MMA.

Together with BTS, he has won Billboard’s Top Social Artist Award three times in a row. Jin with his bandmates won all four Daesang Award categories in the 2019 Mnet Asian Music Awards.

The Guinness World Records organization has also confirmed that Jin along with his band, has broken three major records in total.

Kim Seokjin – Net Worth 2024

Jin’s estimated net worth is around $8 million. Besides being a talented singer, and artist, he has a charismatic personality. His attractive visuals have contributed to his success.


Kim Seokjin has always had a strong charismatic visual. Back when he was in Junior High School was scouted by numerous entertainment agencies even SM whose offer he rejected.

Seokjin attended Konkuk University to pursue his hopes and dreams of being an actor and eventually graduated with a degree in arts and acting on February 22, 2017. Jin is currently enrolled in Global Cyber University along with his bandmates.

Kim Seokjin – Career and Professional Life 

Kim Seokjin has had success in his career due to his attractive looks.  One fine day when he was casually walking down the street he was scouted by his current agency, Big Hit Labels.

And Subsequently, he auditioned and became a trainee in Big Hit. Later, he made his debut under the hip-hop boy band BTS on June 12, 2013, with the release of the single ‘2 Cool 4 Skool’. After this, Jin along with his bandmates released hit albums one after another.

Jin and his band BTS

Caption: Jin and his band BTS (Source: Twitter)

Furthermore, Jin is also credited with the production and lyrics for his solo song “Awake” from the 2016 album Wings. “Epiphany” is his second solo song released under BTS’ Album “Love Yourself: Answer”.

On June 4, 2019, he released his original independent song “Tonight” as part of the 2019 BTS Festa, an annual event celebrating the anniversary of the band’s debut.

Coming to Jin’s solo projects, He made his debut with his bandmate V titled “It’s You”. On December 3, 2020, he published his second solo song “Abyss” a day before his 28th birthday.

Relationship status

Looking inside his love life the media doesn’t have any information regarding his dating life and prefers to believe he is single. Jin very much likes to focus on his career and prioritizes his career foremost.

Social Media

Kim Seokjin like his bandmates band has so far received a massive fan following and popularity not just in South Korea but in other parts of the world too.

For instance, BTS’s official Twitter account has around 22 million followers. However, they do not have personal social media accounts. They use their band account to connect.

Body Measurements

Kim Seokjin stands among the tallest in the group with a height of 181 cm which balances perfectly with his body weight of 62kg. He has wide broad shoulders and very artistic, eye-capturing visuals. Like most celebrities, Jin keeps changing his hairstyles and colors often.


Kim Seokjin body measurement

Caption: Kim Seok Jin’s body measurement